Panipahan is a small town near Bagansiapiapi, Riau Province.It's located about 35 Miles northwest from Bagansiapiapi. Transportation to Panipahan can be reached from Bagansiapiapi (about 1.5 hours by boat) and from Tanjung Balai Asahan (about 2.5 hours by boat)It's an interesting place, and almost half of its area is on the sea.
There is a big festival once a year on 24th of 10th month in the Chinese Lunar calendar.
Motorcycles are main transportation in Panipahan, there is not car.
There are some small hotels in panipahan, rate between USD 10 - USD 20